The History of Latinx Game Characters and Where We Need to Go Next

While video games have seen explosive growth over the last decade, the same cannot be said about the representation of diverse characters and storylines featured within them. Latinx characters specifically are often depicted using seemingly innocuous tropes that are actually extremely troublesome. Let’s look back at some of the best and worst examples of Latinx characters within our medium, and then talk about where they can go in the future!


Joe Tirado